We are traveling to West Palm and I need someone closer. Unless they are so good it is really worth the drive!!
Thirty years ago I had lung cancer, treated with radiation which left me with short of breathness at times and then in in 2012 , breast cancer treated with Chemo. I'm pretty fine now. Parkinsons decided to throw it's self in about 12 years ago Mild to start but last couple of years I'm progressing to the stiffness and balance problems. I use a walker for safety and take lavodopa/carbadopa 3 x a day. Lately I'm notating a little more "off" times. would taking an adjundent drug tp Levodopa/carbodopa and… read more
Evidently you need to be careful about what you eat on this drug because of Tyramine. It requires eating absolutely fresh food. Have you followed this regimen and what are your experiences?
I just need to know how to best help my spouse, he can barely, walk, has tremors, either sleeps all the time or does not sleep at night up and down toss and turn can hardly get of bed or get up from his chair. does not want to eat. thought processes are not good. Does not communicate. he has fallen several times. we live in a fifth wheel so he does not have far to go for bathroom had bladder issures. We have not had our appt. yet with the neurologist yet he is… read more
I was laying in bed and my right hand shakes most of the time so I'm use to that. Well I all of sudden started shaking my right leg and arm were going crazy I couldn't stop it. I had to have my husband pick me up because everything on my right side hurt and was shaking. I have the pain from a previous surgery (radial tunnel release) it goes all the way to my neck. I think I was shaking for about 15 mins... Another question I have has anyone had… read more
For several years, I have been smelling fragrances that aren't there, some pleasant, others not. For example, I spent one whole day with the smell of our friends' well-water in my brain. That smell made me happy, as I miss our friends (they lived in another state, and now live in another country). Sometimes I smell synthetic odors, like plastic. I don't always smell things that everyone else does (exhaust, perfumes, etc.). One of the neurologists I have seen said… read more
Does PD cause ME to procrastinate? or, am I just becoming so lax-a-dazicle and laid-back? At times I feel like I actually have such "little control" over me & my PD, left, so I am not sure if I am accepting my PD, OR - have I just thrown in the towel? If I have said it once, to myself, or anyone who wants to listen to my tale ("PD IS WHAT IT IS!") I know I have also repeated… read more
Sample answers: "I make the greatest milkshakes" [Reid Garret's father]
"With my dyskinesia I could hire out to cast seed for farmers! I wont need a spreader for fertilizer either! lol! @A MyParkinsonsTeam Member
For myself, I'm researching new floor polish powders: so far I have tested ground coffee, flour, & dried parsley!